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po·di·a·try

 (pə-dī′ə-trē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the human foot. Also called chiropody.

[Greek pous, pod-, foot; see ped- in Indo-European roots + -iatry.]

po′di·at′ric (pō′dē-ăt′rĭk) adj.
po·di′a·trist n.

podiatry

(pɒˈdaiətrɪ)
n
(Medicine) another word for chiropody
[C20: from Greek pous foot]
podiatric adj
poˈdiatrist n

po•di•a•try

(pəˈdaɪ ə tri, poʊ-)

n.
the care of the human foot, esp. the diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders.
[1910–15; pod- + -iatry]

podiatry

a medical specialty concerned with the care and treatment of the foot. Also called podology. — podiatrist, n. — podiatric, adj.
See also: Feet and Legs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.podiatry - the branch of medicine concerned with the feetpodiatry - the branch of medicine concerned with the feet
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

podiatry

[pɒˈdiːətrɪ] N (US) → pedicura f

podiatry

[pəˈdaɪətri] n (US)pédicurie f

podiatry

n (esp US) → Lehre fvon den Fußkrankheiten; (= treatment)Fußpflege f

podiatry

[pɒˈdiːətrɪ] n (Am) → mestiere m di callista

po·di·a·try

n. podiatría, diagnóstico y tratamiento de afecciones de los pies.

podiatry

n podología
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In addition to the College we have the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine which will help support and further develop the profession, setting clinical standards, and championing extended scope practice.
Following graduation, her interest in sports medicine and wound care led her to Florida where she proceeded to achieve her Doctorate from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine.
My oldest son, Jason Rubin is a podiatrist and attended Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Miami Shores, Fl.
He earned a doctorate of podiatric medicine at Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine.
He is medically trained at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.
He completed his training in podiatric medicine and surgery at Barry University School of Graduate Medical Sciences.
Profitable and well-established Podiatric Medicine Practice located in a very high traffic area of Broward County, near several hospitals.
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The groups previously funded about 12 students annually, but this year were able to fund more, said Janet Simon, DPM, the Podiatric Health Section's Governing Councilor and chair of the medical association's Public Health Preventative Podiatric Medicine Committee.
With only a degree from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine and about 15 years of treating patients in Stamford, Connecticut, Dr.